River Scene, Malacca [pencil, to original mount, contemporary (artist's?) hand.]
Etching with aquatint, from a limited edition numbered 19/25 by the artist in pencil, very rare, 260 x 190mm. 10¼ x 7½". Some marginal spotting.
Boats on a river in a Malaysian village. Frederick H. Halpern (b.1909), Austrian-born artist and writer. Halpern studied painting and printmaking techniques in both Vienna and Paris. Throughout his career he travelled extensively. He settled in Australia in the early 1950s.
[Ref: 13299] £230.00